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  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release : 01 January 1993
  • ISBN : 9780899683706
  • Page : 103 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 52 voters

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Earth Abides

Earth Abides
  • Author : George R. Stewart
  • Publisher : Houghton Mifflin Harcourt
  • Release Date : 1993-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780899683706
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Earth Abides

Earth Abides
  • Author : George R Stewart
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 1976-01-01
  • ISBN : 9780547593708
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First published in 1949, award-winning Earth Abides is one of the most influential science-fiction novels of the twentieth century. It remains a fresh, provocative story of apocalyptic pandemic, societal collapse, and rebirth. The cabin had always been a special retreat for Isherwood Williams, a haven from the demands of society. But one day while hiking, Ish was bitten by a rattlesnake, and the solitude he had so desired took on dire new significance. He was sick for days—and often delirious—

Earth Abides

Earth Abides
  • Author : George.R. Stewart
  • Publisher : Hachette UK
  • Release Date : 2015-06-30
  • ISBN : 9781473214330
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In this profound ecological fable, a mysterious plague has destroyed the vast majority of the human race. Isherwood Williams, one of the few survivors, returns from a wilderness field trip to discover that civilization has vanished during his absence. Eventually he returns to San Francisco and encounters a female survivor who becomes his wife. Around them and their children a small community develops, living like their pioneer ancestors, but rebuilding civilization is beyond their resources, and gradually they return to

Earth Abides

Earth Abides
  • Author : George Rippey Stewart
  • Publisher : Random House Digital, Inc.
  • Release Date : 2006
  • ISBN : 9780345487131
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Returning from a field trip, Isherwood Williams discovers that a mysterious plague has destroyed human civilization during his absence and makes his way to San Francisco, where he finds a few survivors who build a small community, living like their pioneer ancestors. Reprint. 20,000 first printing.

In The Earth Abides The Flame

In The Earth Abides The Flame
  • Author : Russell Kirkpatrick
  • Publisher : HarperCollins Australia
  • Release Date : 2010-02-01
  • ISBN : 9780730444961
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A light to defy darkness . Battered and bruised, suffering grievous loss, the Company enters the great city of Instruere. they have to warn the Council of Faltha of the Destroyer's threat, and have no idea of the depth of treachery that awaits them. Bhrudwo's tentacles go far deeper into Faltha than any of the Company realises . they find Instruere to be a city divided against itself, and the Watchers are nowhere to be found. then the arrival of a disturbing

The Life and Truth of George R. Stewart

The Life and Truth of George R. Stewart
  • Author : Donald M. Scott
  • Publisher : McFarland
  • Release Date : 2012-09-07
  • ISBN : 9780786467990
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Best known for his 1949 post-apocalyptic thriller Earth Abides, George R. Stewart (1895-1980) spent a lifetime wandering the American landscape and writing books about its geography and history. An English professor at the University of California at Berkeley, the exceptional scholar-author penned some of the most remarkable literary works of the 20th century, inventing several types of books along the way--including the road-geography book, micro-history, micro-novel, place-name history, ecological history, and the ecological novel. By weaving human and natural sciences and

The Role of Environment in George Stewarts “Earth Abides”

The Role of Environment in George Stewarts “Earth Abides”
  • Author : Urs Endhardt
  • Publisher : GRIN Verlag
  • Release Date : 2009-07-30
  • ISBN : 9783640387571
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Seminar paper from the year 2008 in the subject American Studies - Literature, University of Flensburg, language: English, abstract: The theme of nature and ecology is occurring throughout the whole novel. This is why I would like to examine the role of natural environment and surroundings in George Stewart’s novel Earth Abides. Also I would like to find out which part ecology plays and in which way it influences the characters. For this examination I found an appropriate book by

From the Company of Shadows

From the Company of Shadows
  • Author : Kevin Michael Shipp
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2012-10-01
  • ISBN : 0692017968
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From the Company of Shadows. Read firsthand accounts of fascinating events inside the CIA. Learn how the CIA conducts operations, recruits agents and protects defectors from assassination. Understand the current global and domestic threat of terrorism from the perspective of a decorated CIA officer. Read an insider's expose' of the CIA's use of secrecy and the executive branch's abuse of the shadowy State Secrets Privilege.